Female Athlete of the Year: Strong finish – Thorpe closes career on medal stand

Published Saturday, July 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

Stepping into the ring for her final throw of her high school athletic career, Lindsey Thorpe felt a swell of adrenaline.

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Softball: Rasbury leads honors

Published Saturday, June 10, 2017
By Richard Greene

Kristin Rasbury belted seven home runs and drove in 40 runs while batting .389 for the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets.

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Softball: Boyd can’t hold off Early

Published Wednesday, May 10, 2017
By Richard Greene

After a narrow loss in game one of their area round series with Early, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets started game two with an explosion of runs.

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Softball: Boyd continues roller coaster ride to area round

Published Saturday, May 6, 2017
By Richard Greene

Throughout the season, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets have been on a wild roller coaster ride.

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Softball: Boyd uses four-run rally for sweep

Published Wednesday, May 3, 2017
By Richard Greene

Breckenridge shortstop Makenna Moser's second home run of the game, a three-run bomb in the bottom of the sixth, broke a tie and seemed to set the stage for a third game Saturday night.

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Boyd scores 4 in seventh to sweep series

Published Saturday, April 29, 2017
By Richard Greene

Breckenridge shortstop Makenna Moser’s second home run of the game, a three-run bomb in the bottom of the sixth, broke a tie and seemed to set the stage for a third game Saturday night. The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets refused to accept that fate. The first four batters in the top of the seventh reached base before freshman Sydney Langley celebrated her birthday with the game-winning single to left in the Lady Yellowjackets’ improbable 10-9 victory to sweep Breckenridge in the 3A Region I bi-district series at Weatherford College.

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Softball: Langley slam lifts Boyd to victory – Freshman drives in six

Published Saturday, April 29, 2017
By Richard Greene

Sydney Langley's walk-off home run last week put the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets into the playoffs as the third seed out of District 8-3A.

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Langley slams Boyd to game one win

Published Thursday, April 27, 2017
By Messenger staff

Sydney Langley’s walk-off home run last week put the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets into the playoffs as the third seed out of District 8-3A. Thursday, the freshman’s big bat ignited the Lady Yellowjackets to start the playoffs. Langley belted a fourth-inning grand slam as Boyd took game one from Breckenridge 10-0 in five innings in the Class 3A Region I bi-district series at Brock.

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Softball: Walking off a winner – Langley’s blast sends Boyd to playoffs

Published Wednesday, April 26, 2017
By Richard Greene

In the bottom of the seventh inning, Boyd freshman Sydney Langley came to the plate with one out and a runner on with the Lady Yellowjackets trailing by a run.

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Softball: Boyd ends skid with extra-innings victory

Published Wednesday, April 19, 2017
By Richard Greene

After dropping four straight games, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets' playoff hopes were beginning to dim.

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Softball: Lady Yellowjackets drop fourth in a row

Published Saturday, April 15, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Holliday Lady Eagles plated five runs with two outs in the bottom of the first on the way to a 12-2 win over the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets Tuesday.

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Softball: Bowie piles up late runs to beat Boyd

Published Wednesday, April 12, 2017
By Richard Greene

Bowie scored 13 runs over the final three innings in a 14-8 victory over the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets Friday.

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Softball: Lady Jackets’ comeback attempt falls just short

Published Saturday, April 8, 2017
By Richard Greene

After falling behind 6-0 in the first inning, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets fought back with four runs in the bottom of the seventh and got the tying and go-ahead runs in scoring position.

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Softball: Alvord rallies for win

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Richard Greene

Brittany Gayler's three-run homer started a four-run, seventh-inning rally in the Alvord Lady Bulldogs' 6-5 comeback victory over Valley View Friday.

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Softball: Boyd wins fourth straight – Thorpe, Pappajohn drive in two in victory

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Richard Greene

After a 1-2 start to District 8-3A play, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets continued putting that rough patch in the rear-view mirror Monday with their fourth straight win.

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Softball: Holliday blasts Lady Yellowjackets – Rasbury continues to swing hot bat

Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By Richard Greene

The cold steady north wind could not cool down the Holliday Lady Eagles' bats Monday night.

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Softball: Boyd falls in 8-3A opener

Published Saturday, March 11, 2017
By Richard Greene

After winning a district title last season, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets couldn't start the league season with a victory Tuesday.

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Softball: Wise squads hit diamond

Published Saturday, February 18, 2017
By Richard Greene

In an unseasonably warm February, the Wise County softball teams hit the field this week for the start of the 2017 season.

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Softball: Alvarado completes sweep of Sissies

Published Wednesday, May 4, 2016
By Richard Greene

With two outs of a tied game in the bottom of the seventh inning, an illegal pitch call brought an end to the Bridgeport Sissies season.

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Softball: Alvarado edges Sissies in game one

Published Saturday, April 30, 2016
By Richard Greene

Alvarado plated a run in the top of the eighth inning to outlast the Bridgeport Sissies 2-1 in game one of their Class 4A Region I series Thursday.

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